Slavic Languages and Literatures | MODERN CZECH LIT & CULTURE
C364 | 26125 | Volkova

Introduction to Czechoslovak literature and culture of the modem period (from 1890s to the
end of WWII). It covers such major political events as WWI, formation of Czechoslovak
Republic and WWII. The extraordinarily rich literary, scholarly and artistic life of those periods
is explored through reading of such authors as J. Hašek, F. Kafka, J. Seifert and K. ?apek, and
viewing films related to literary works of the period.